Network support for the Lua language

$ luarocks install luasocket

LuaSocket is a Lua extension library that is composed by two parts: a C core
that provides support for the TCP and UDP transport layers, and a set of Lua
modules that add support for functionality commonly needed by applications
that deal with the Internet.


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lua >= 5.1, < 5.2

Dependency for

adscaptcha, busted, CGILua, cloud_storage, cloud_storage, ConcurrentLua, consul, Copas, Copas, copas-ev, cosy-client, cosy-instance, crescent, danetool, elasticsearch, elfs, etcd, ftp, gin, haricot, haricot, harpseal, hotswap-http, hprose, httpclient, http-digest, http-digest, ios-icons, ios-icons, iris, jeejah, JSON4Lua, JSONRPC4Lua, kong, kRPC, lapis, leda, lluv-qless, log4l, Loowy, lua-acme, lua-aplicado, lua-cassandra, lua-consul, luahue, luairc, lua-jet, lua-jwc, lualogging, LuaLoL, lua-mastodon, luamqttc, Lua-ReQL, lua-requests, lua-resty-mysql, lua-resty-s3, LuaSec, LuaSec, LuaSelenium, LuaService, lua-smtps, luasoap, luasoap, luasocket-async, lua-Spore, lua-Spore, LuaStatsd, LuaTerminal, LuaTerminalRemote, lua-websockets, luaxmlrpc, luaxpl, luaxpl, lube, Luchia, Luchia, lyre, mailgun, mexbt, MobDebug, MobDebug, moonrocks, moonscrape, multipart-post, multipart-post, nats, netcheck, netcheck, OAuth, OAuth, octopus, OiL, OiL, opeth-opeth, otouto-test, ovh-api, payments, pegasus, Pijaz SDK, Pijaz-SDK, pop3, pop3, prosody, ReCaptcha, redis-lua, redis-lua, RemDebug, Sailor, seawolf, sendmail, sendmail, sidereal, sitegen, SnowplowTracker, SocialLua, solr, Sputnik, statsd, statsd, tango-complete, tango-complete, tango-copas, tango-copas, telegram-bot-lua, tethys, tls-mailer, twitter, uPnPclient, verse, Vert, visdom, whetlab, Xavante, Xavante